Category Archives: Juices

Traveling to Sao Paulo for business? Recommended meeting spots

If you intend to conduct business in Brazil, there’s a good chance you’ll be going to São Paulo as it is by far Brazil’s most import business center in Brazil.  Almost every major industry in Brazil is based there (as well as most of the minor ones, too), and 15% of Brazil’s gross national product is […]

Healthy food on the go: Market Ipanema

When living in Rio, Market Ipanema was one of my ‘go to’ spots for a good salad in a nice atmosphere (they had an outdoor garden area).  On my last trip to Rio I discovered that they replaced their casual dining scene moving to a smaller location to position themselves as a healthy gourmet ‘grab […]

My favorite places in NYC

Whenever I go to New York people ask me what I miss the most, what places I try to go to etc.  To make things easier for folks traveling from Brazil to NY, here are my favorite places / recommendations, keep in mind I try to cram all this into an 8 day trip! CVS […]

Best Bread in Sao Paulo: Mr Baker

I don’t say this about many restaurants but Sao Paulo’s Mr Baker is hands down one of the best all around restaurants in the city.  Located in Itaim, this bakery is always packed and there aren’t many places to sit so either plan on getting it to go or be prepared to wait for a […]

Where to eat in Guajiru: Restaurant Linda Vista at Rede Beach

Restaurant Linda vista located at the Rede Beach Boutique Resort is one of the best restaurants in Guajiru.  Ocean front dining at its best, while you listen to Bob Marley, and Jack Johnson, featuring a wonderful selection of fresh fish, steaks, sandwich and pizza dishes. At some point during your stay whether during lunch, dinner or an afternoon […]

Kite surfing and lunch at Rancho do Peixe

Rancho do Peixe, located on the Preá beach, 12km from Jericoacoara (CE), is under the same ownership as Vila Kalango and situated  in the midst of a 200.000m² coconut tree farm, providing an exotic combination of beaches, dunes, cliffs and coconut trees. Since the resort is about a 30 min drive from the center of […]

SP: Pastry heaven in Jardins

Looking for a cozy place that feels like home but serves delicious pastries, cakes, salads and sandwiches that are way better then whatever you are making at home?  If you are in Sao Paulo’s Jardins you must stop by the Lecherhaus House, a German pastry shop serving breakfast, lunch and delicious pastries.  The place itself […]

Juice Bars In NYC

Sorry for the delay in posts, have been traveling a bit and am in NYC at the moment.  I came across this article in New York Magazine about the “Juice-Bar Craze” and figured since I had already covered Liquiteria this article could give you a good overview on the rest of the awesome ‘juice bars’ […]

In Rio de Janeiro, Juice Bars That Are More Than Juice

I came across an article in the New York Times “In Rio, Juice Bars That Are More Than Juice” and decided it was worth sharing with you, so I have included the article below. It provides some nice money saving tips for when you are visiting Rio.  For more detailed information on the juices, check […]

Not Your Average Health Food

Juice Co is a great restaurant that certainly lives up to its name as you will find over 60 different, delicious juice concoctions. But the trendy restaurant serves much more than just freshly squeezed juice.  The stylish two-story  restaurant serves a wide rage of healthy food choices from foccacia sandwiches and salads to risottos, grilled […]